Wiley Grime is known to be a British grime MC, Rapper, songwriter, DJ, and record producer from Bow, London, better known by his stage name Wiley.
He started growing passion for music when his father taught him how to drum at age ten, he relocated to Chatham, Kent, to live with his grandmother after traveling about London with his father.
He began selling crack cocaine and heroin as a youngster in the early 1990s.
Wiley Grime is now on the Police warrant list. As he failed to appear in court on assault and burglary charges. The Metropolitan Police have issued a new appeal to find him.
In September, a warrant was issued for his arrest after he failed to appear in court to face assault and burglary charges at the home of a former kickboxer.
He allegedly broke into a flat in Forest Gate, East London, smashed plates, and assaulted Ali Jacko. Mr. Jacko’s recording studio had been used by the rapper before the outbreak in August 2021.
Wiley dubbed the “Godfather of Grime,” received an MBE in 2018 for his contribution to music. according to news.sky.com.
Wiley Grime Age Revealed
Wiley Grime is presently 43 years old, as he was born on 19 January 1979. He was born Richard Kylea Cowie Jr as his real name in Bow, East London.
He was born in Trinidad and raised in Antigua. Richard Cowie Senior, Cowie’s father, was a reggae artist in the 1980s and exposed Cowie to early hip-hop acts like The Sugarhill Gang.
Wiley is known as a grime rapper, made a series of antisemitic statements on Twitter and Instagram, prompting police to launch an investigation. He is on a run at the moment, failing to appear at the court hearing.
Wiley Grime’s partner has not been revealed yet, however, he has two children. It is not clear whether he is married or not, so at the moment, we do not have information on his wife or spouse.
After a series of social media posts on accounts belonging to him on Friday and Saturday, the artist was fired by his management business and temporarily restricted from posting on Twitter.
Eskiboy, Wiley’s autobiography, was released in November 2017. He is also featured on the Wikipedia page.